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Samaritans at south Texas parish bring joy, comfort to sick, elderly

LAREDO, Texas (CNS) -- Delfina Flores loves Tuesdays. On that day, she puts on a bright pink shirt and heads to her church, San Francisco Javier Mission in Laredo, and meets a group of 10 women in pink shirts.


Amid prayer and fear, Muslim refugee family thanks pope for help

ROME (CNS) — Walking in a crowded Rome neighborhood with his prayer beads wrapped around one hand, Hassan said, "You must write: Big thanks to the pope because he helps my kids — really."


Fort Worth seminarian to chant Easter Sunday Gospel during papal Mass in St. Peter's Square

When the Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN) broadcasts the Papal Mass from St. Peter's Square on Easter Sunday morning, North Texas Catholics will have the opportunity to see one of their own seminarians on the altar.


Patrick: the saint who knew what it was like to be a slave

WASHINGTON (CNA/EWTN News) — Many know that Saint Patrick, bishop and missionary to Ireland, was once a slave — but few know of his heartfelt plea on behalf of girls and boys abducted into slavery.


This Sunday, where will the millions of palms come from?

WASHINGTON (CNA/EWTN News) — With Palm Sunday right around the corner, Catholics across the globe will soon be handed leaves as they walk into church. Some might fold them into elaborate little crosses. Kids will poke each other with them. But it's safe to say most won't know where they came from.